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Facing the Future: Local, Global and Pacific Possibilities 15-19 May, 2016, Auckland, New Zealand. The primary conference venue is the Aotea Centre, located in the heart of Auckland city. 

The first joint conference of Museums Australia and Museums Aotearoa

MA16 is now over, thank you to all delegates and supporters.

Museums Aotearoa and Museums Australia invite you to our first joint conference. Crossing cultures and disciplines, the three day conference will explore the relevance and sustainability of museums and galleries now and in the future, and the ways we can be of social, cultural and ecological value. The conference will include a full program of events, activities and extended tours, with a strong emphasis on the cultures of the Asia-Pacific region.

Photo: Lisa Reihana, in Pursuit of Venus [infected], 2015, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of Auckland Art Gallery, 2014 (still from panoramic video interpretation of 1804 French scenic wallpaper Les Sauvages De La Mer Pacifique)

For all Registrations inquires please contact Nicola Pepperell Event Dynamics phone: 09-520 9198 Email:


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